September 3, 2014
Beyond Leaving - Working with All Families Impacted by Domestic Violence: The Overlap of Domestic Violence and Child Abuse and Neglect (Part 2 of 4). The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) presented a four-part series exploring both the complexities and opportunities that arise in working with families experiencing domestic violence and child abuse or neglect. This...
August 27, 2014
(Part 1 of 4) The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) presented a four-part series exploring both the complexities and opportunities that arise in working with families experiencing domestic violence and child abuse or neglect. This series is designed as both a conversation and learning opportunity for child welfare personnel, domestic violence advocates, legal...
August 7, 2014
Using a Gated Risk and Needs Assessment Process to Connect the Right Kid to the Right Intervention at the Right Time presented by Doug Thomas, Research Associate for the National Center for Juvenile Justice, the research division of the NCJFCJ, focuses on learning and implementing court risk/need assessment in your juvenile drug court with the ultimate goal of bringing each juvenile drug court to...
August 5, 2014
Seven (Easy) Steps to Information Sharing webinar presented by Bridget Ortega, JD, MA, Assistant Director of Pro Bono and Experimental Learning at Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School focuses on confidentiality, information-sharing, and ethical considerations geared toward juvenile drug court professionals in the field. Click here to download the accompanying presentation slides
September 23, 2013
This webinar includes a detailed discussion of child protective services’ imperatives and timelines in cases of child abuse and neglect. Focusing on the co-occurrence of domestic violence and child abuse and neglect, Nancy Miller mapped the legal procedures involved in dependency proceedings, including an overview of important timelines and mandates imposed on courts and child protection agencies...
July 1, 2013
The life course perspective is a theoretical model of human development and behavior that has emerged over the last half-century, with both individual and collaborative contributions from sociologists, anthropologists, psychologists, social historians, and demographers. This model considers how chronological age, relationships, common life transitions, social change, and environment shape people’...
December 31, 2012
This series of six webcasts addresses Dependency Court Best Practices. Click on a title below to view the recorded session. Engaging Children in Court Presenters: Andrea Khoury, JD, American Bar Association Center for Children and the Law; Elizabeth Whitney Barnes, JD, National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges This webinar is an introduction to the newly released Seen, Heard, and...
December 1, 2012
The Interstate Compact for Juveniles (ICJ) is now offering a self-paced legal training to assist court personnel in understanding ICJ’s legal authority and the process for juvenile movement. This training also covers special judicial interests and liability concerns for public employees.  Click here to view the webcast.
September 30, 2012
This webinar provides common circumstances that battered women may find themselves in with their abuser and the system post decree and offers suggestions for advocacy in these situations. This webinar was hosted by the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges Resource Center on Domestic Violence: Child Protection and Custody in partnership with the U.S. Department of Health and Human...
August 23, 2012
This webinar provides tools to equip advocates help women who are considering fleeing make fully informed decisions and will include a brief overview of state and federal kidnapping laws particularly those laws that are important to battered women.  It also explores a hypothetical case from start to finish and identify effective interventions and strategies for women and children. This webinar...

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